Abraham Owen Woodruff

Abraham Owen Woodruff (1872-1904) was born in 1872 near Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. He was the sixth child of Wilford Woodruff and Emma Smith. He married Helen May Winters on 3 Jun. 1896; participated in plural marriage. He died 20 Jun. 1904 in El Paso, El Paso Co., Texas.

Footnotes

Abraham Owen Woodruff (KWC8-S2J), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Abraham Owen Woodruff, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/abraham-owen-woodruff, accessed 8 Feb. 2022). Abraham O. Woodruff, The Journal of George F. Richards, (https://www.churchhistorianspress.org/george-f-richards/people/abraham-o-woodruff, accessed 17 Jan. 2022).

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  • Page 192

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    Emma Smith was Born at Diahman Davis County Missouri. March 1st 1838 Emma Smith Daughter of Samuel & Martecia Smith Married to Wilford Woodruff sen March 13 1853 Names Born Married Died Age Hiram Smith at 4 oclock pm Oct 4 1857 Nov 24 1858 1 year. 1.M ...
  • Page 357

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Nov 10 1872 [FIGURE] The City of Boston has been burning now for 24 hour ^$^100000000 dollar worth of property Destroyed. Telegraph say 300 Acres of the Heart of the City burned. I red in Meeting the latter part of the 4' section of the Doctrins & Covenants containing the commandment of the Lord to Newel K Whitney to go to the cities of Albany New York, & Boston & warn those cities of the utter Desolation which awaited them if they rejected the gospel & the ...
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    November 11, 1872 November 12, 1872 November 13, 1872 November 14, 1872 November 15, 1872 November 16, 1872 November 17, 1872 November 18, 1872 November 19, 1872 November 20, 1872 November 21, 1872 November 22, 1872 November 23, 1872 November 24, 1872
  • Page 358

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    November 25, 1872 ~ Monday Nov 25, 1872 25 I spent the day at home choreing & attended A council in the Evening in the [FIGURE] City hall I received a letter from David November 26, 1872 ~ Tuesday to November 28, 1872 ~ Thursday 26, 27, 28. I spent the time husking corn & putting up fodder November 29, 1872 ~ Friday 29. I came to the City spent several hours with Col Saxe Paid him $145 the ...
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    November 25, 1872 November 26, 1872 November 28, 1872 November 29, 1872 November 30, 1872 December 1, 1872 December 2, 1872 December 3, 1872 December 4, 1872 December 5, 1872 December 6, 1872 December 7, 1872 December 8, 1872 December 9, 1872 December 10, 1872 December 11, 1872
  • Page 1

    Part of Letter to Leslie W. Snow, 28 June 1898

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    Ms d 5579 S L City June 28/94 Leslie W Snow My Dear Grandson I receved your very intresting Letter of June 5./98 And was very much pleased indead to hear from you And especially to Lean that news Doing so Well I think you have been very fortunate to Meet with so good Success in the City of London All the Family are glad to hear from you, I think with your talent you will Do better financially It in the City of London than in Salt ...
  • Page 192

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    November 20, 1876 ~ Monday to November 24, 1876 ~ Friday Nov 20, 1876 20 to 24. [FIGURES] I spent this week and most of the time since I have been in St George in preparing the names of the Hart family for sealing in the Temple when I have an oppertunity also the Woodruff family I have 360 sealing for the Hart family, and a good many for the Woodruff November 25, 1876 ~ Saturday 25 [FIGURES] I received 5 Letters from Phebe,
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    November 20, 1876 November 24, 1876 November 25, 1876 November 26, 1876 November 27, 1876 November 28, 1876 November 29, 1876 November 30, 1876
  • Page 194

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    December 10, 1876 ~ Sunday Dec 10, 1876 Sunday Met at 10 oclok B Young spoke 50. ^Afternoon^ E Snow spoke 1 Hour & 7 M W Woodruff spoke 35 Minuts At the close of the Meeting we drove to Solon Fosters and spent the night 10 M December 11, 1876 ~ Monday [FIGURE] ^11th^ On our return to the city we found President Young vary poorly with Rheumatic fever the pain in his feet was so great ...
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    December 10, 1876 December 11, 1876 December 12, 1876 December 13, 1876 December 14, 1876 December 15, 1876 December 16, 1876 December 17, 1876
  • Page 195

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Dec 17, 1876 Sunday Meeting opened by Prayer By Br G Hougan B Young jr spoke 44 M, T O Angel 4 W Woodruff 30 M. I then rode with Br Hougan to Tokerville & held a Meeting in the Meeting House W Woodruff spoke to the People 55 Minuts then the Meeting was Dismissed I spent the Evening in conversation with the Brethren & visiting John M Higby He was 72 years old & in poor Health I spent the night with Bishop ...
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    December 18, 1876 December 19, 1876 December 20, 1876 December 21, 1876 December 23, 1876 December 24, 1876
  • Page 220

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Jan 1, 1877 In the last remark the President made he struck the pulpit with a hickery cane filled with knots with such power that he buried three of the knots into the solid wood that they may remain there for a generation if they are not filled up his feet began to amend from the time he made his speech. Thus I have recorded in my Journal 20 Pages of the Prayers and procedings of the dedication of this the Temple of the Lord in St George ...
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    January 2, 1877 January 3, 1877 January 4, 1877 January 5, 1877 January 6, 1877
  • Page 223

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    Jan 18, 1877 [FIGURE] I wrote 1 Letter to A O Smoot we received the Jan 13 No of the News containing the account of the Dedication of the Temple [FIGURE] I received 3 letters from Phebe, Brigham, & Emeline. we ordained 8 Elders for the dead W Woodruff ordain 3, gave Endowment to 18 for the dead 1 for the living, B. Young Jr sealed 12 for the dead January 19, 1877 ~ Friday 19. Endowments given 1 ...
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    January 19, 1877 January 20, 1877 January 21, 1877 January 22, 1877 January 23, 1877 January 24, 1877 January 25, 1877
  • Page 253

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1873 – February 7, 1880)

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    May 23, 1877 We gave Endowments to 130, Ordained 44 Elders J. D. T McAllister sealed 26 Eldcouple and 2 Adoptions May 24, 1877 ~ Thursday 24. we gave Endowments to 134, Ordained 44 Elders. J D T McAllister sealed 15 couple D H Cannon 21 J McAllister Adopted 3 persons & gave second Anointings to 4 persons. This is the first day W Woodruff has presided at the Temple since he was sick May 25, 1877 ~ ...
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    May 24, 1877 May 25, 1877 May 26, 1877 May 27, 1877 May 28, 1877 May 29, 1877 May 30, 1877